Guest Post: New Year’s Resolutions
Academics / Faculty

Guest Post: New Year’s Resolutions

The following is a guest post from Aileen Palmer, Director of Professional Development and Educational Research at Grandview Preparatory School.  See her original post and follow her blog, Teach With Pride, by clicking here. January 17th is the most common date to give up on your resolutions, it is the official Ditch New Year’s Resolutions Day.  In an attempt … Continue reading

Physics Students Construct Giant Slingshots
Academics / Faculty / Upper School

Physics Students Construct Giant Slingshots

This week, Mr. Sack’s Physics classes demonstrated projectile motion by constructing and testing slingshots.  For those of you who have long forgotten high school physics (haven’t gotten there yet), projectile motion is when an object is thrown near the earth’s surface, moving along a curved path under the singular force of gravity.  The slingshot is the … Continue reading